Transport Metals

The Wheeling & Lake Erie Railway Company (W&LE) transports thousands of carloads of steel products and raw materials used in the steel industry each year. These movements include a variety of steel products including:

  • Steel rebar
  • Steel bars
  • Steel rods
  • Steel billets
  • Steel slabs
  • Steel rail
  • Steel channels
  • Sheet coil steel
  • Steel pipe
  • Tin plate coils
  • Pig iron
  • Wire coils
  • Seamless steel tubing
  • Hot-rolled sheet coil
  • Galvanized sheet steel coil

As the largest regional railroad in Ohio, we offer over 840 miles of track through Ohio, West Virginia, Pennsylvania, and Maryland. We have direct connections with three Class I railroads and interchange with 14 Class II and Class III railroads for fast, efficient, and more cost-effective transport for metals.

Steel Facilities Served by the W&LE

Served Directly

  • The Timken Company-Canton OH
  • Republic Engineered Products-Canton OH
  • Acero Junction–Mingo Jct OH
  • Solon Specialty Wire-Solon OH
  • Trufit Products-Medina OH

Served via Switch

  • ArcelorMittal-Cleveland OH
  • Charter Steel-Cleveland OH
  • US Steel-Pittsburgh PA
  • AK Steel-Mansfield/Coshocton/Zanesville OH
  • McConway & Torley-Pittsburgh PA
  • The Techs-Pittsburgh PA

Metal Scrap facilities served by the W&LE

Served Directly

  • Akron Recycling-Canton OH
  • Ferrous Process Trading-Cleveland OH
  • PSC Metals-Canton/Barberton OH
  • Slesnick Iron & Metal-Canton OH
  • Metalico Annaco-Akron OH

Served via Switch

  • Milliron Iron & Metal-Mansfield OH
  • Azcon Corporation-Sharpsburg PA

Access to 3 River Ports

  • Warrenton River Terminal-Warrenton OH
  • Bellaire Harbor Services-Bellaire OH
  • Three Rivers Marine-Monessen PA

Explore freight transport options with Wheeling & Lake Erie Railway.

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